Boom…

Here’s the clip of the boom… Lousy phone video, but you get the idea… 🙂 … Continue reading

Fun times…

No Internet, no TV, just sitting around shooting a few guns, and lots of lively conversation! I’m sure my blood pressure is down by at least 20 points after a few days! 🙂 And yes we are making things go … Continue reading

Out of pocket…

Light blogging and commenting the next few days, out in Big Sky Country… Go read the folks on the sidebar. … Continue reading

Monocular or…

Binocular view… Saturday night I sat in on a wide ranging panel by David Weber and D.J. Butler moderated by Dr. Rob Hampson at Fanta Sci. History, travel, the ‘lenses’ through which people view various things (movies and books for example), … Continue reading

Day 2 AAR…

Decent panels, only three rooms in use, so fairly easy to get to the presentations as they’re all in the hotel in close proximity. Since this is Baens home office, Tony Weiskoff did a roadshow for two hours this morning. … Continue reading

Light blogging and commenting…

On the road again. At a real Con! Yay!!! Currently at FantaSci in North Carolina. Good panels, good folks, and good times (well, other than the hotel restaurant not being open for table service). A lot of folks are just … Continue reading

Food!!!

For the first time in over a year, a few of us got together for dinner last night in my old stomping grounds. Hard to believe it’s been 52 years since we graduated from high school. Twenty-five of us, plus … Continue reading

What stories???

Could this old house tell??? Hiding behind a screen of brush, and the remains of what could be a cedar, it is in the breaks below the Llano Estacado, where there is definitely farm/ranch land. When was it built? And … Continue reading

Gotta love the Icelanders…

“Hey, what are you doing today?” “Not much, just chillin’.” “Wanna go see Fagradalsfjall? There’s supposed to be a party out there.” “Sure!” “Break out the Aquavit, looks like we’re going to be here a while…” *Note- That IS a … Continue reading

First it was Etna…

Now it’s Fagradalsfjall in Iceland! This is about 8nm from Keflavik!!! The Icelandic Met Office has just reported that an eruption has begun at Fagradalsfjall, long expected to be the location of a possible volcanic eruption. This eruption is being called Geldingadalsgos, … Continue reading